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Speaker Anne Erickson (A Douglas County Library Community Read Event)

Event Details & Information

  • June 7 2022

  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Douglas County Library
    720 Fillmore Street
    Alexandria, MN 56308


This event is sponsored by Bethany on the Lake.

Anne-Marie Erickson, a retired English instructor from Itasca Community College, Grand Rapids, is the recipient of three Minnesota State Arts Board grants (2021, 2017, 2014). She is writing Love in the Time of Dementia: A Memoir in Essays, a book that challenges society’s fears of dementia. Her essays explore the endurance of self and of love as a man, a woman, and a marriage evolve over 17 years of difficult losses and surprising gains. Excerpts from her memoir can be found at www.love-in-the-time-of-dementia.net.

Join Anne as she shares her personal experiences of living with her husband’s dementia.



Organizer Information:

Organizer: Dawn Dailey, Library Director

Phone: 3207623014

Email: ddailey@douglascountylibrary.org

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